clinocephaly


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clinocephaly

 [kli″no-sef´ah-le]
congenital flatness or concavity of the vertex of the head.

cli·no·ceph·a·ly

(klī'nō-sef'ă-lē),
Craniosynostosis in which the upper surface of the cranium is concave, presenting a saddle-shaped appearance in profile.
Synonym(s): saddle head
[clino- + G. kephalē, head]

clinocephaly

/cli·no·ceph·a·ly/ (kli″no-sef´ah-le) congenital flatness or concavity of the vertex of the head.

clinocephaly

[klī′nōsef′əlē]
Etymology: Gk, klinein, to bend, kephale, head
a congenital anomaly of the head in which the upper surface of the skull is saddle-shaped or concave. Also called clinocephalism. clinocephalic, clinocephalous, adj.

cli·no·ceph·a·ly

(klī'nō-sef'ă-lē)
Craniosynostosis in which the superior surface of the cranium is concave, presenting a saddle-shaped appearance in profile.
Synonym(s): saddle head.
[clino- + G. kephalē, head]

clinocephaly

congenital flatness or concavity of the vertex of the head.